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BeamCut CNC Burning Machine Operator- Steel America

Steel America is looking to obtain experienced candidates within our Fabrication Shop. We are pleased to accept resumes for a Burning Machine Operator/ Basic Fitter. We have a day shift and night shift position available. This is a full-time position with competitive pay, based on experience, and immediate work within our headquarters in Norfolk, VA. Responsibilities: • Maintain specifications by observing, and cutting, including; taking measurements; detecting malfunctions; troubleshooting processes; adjusting and reprogramming controls; adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes. • Operate and maintain one or more burning machines to burn plates in various shapes. • Select and setup tooling. • Bend/Form parts and inspect to blue prints. • Operation of CNC computer driven burning machine in a safe and efficient manner. • Operation of non-computerized track burning machine in a safe and efficient manner. • Must be able to select correct burning tips and/or gasses and pressure to complete the job effectively. • Ability to read and understand work orders and fill out correctly. • Operation of plasma or flame-cutting torches when required. • Effectively use all tools associated with performing duties including reading tape measures, calipers, etc. • Operation of all equipment needed in workstation such as overhead and wall cranes, hand torches, etc.. • Maintain safe operations by adhering to safety procedures and regulations. • Maintain equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs. • Document actions by completing production and quality logs. • Read work instructions to determine material to pull for burn job and locate the particular material in the warehouse. • Ensure the correct burn tip and gas settings are used on machine. • Enter proper program into computer for machine burning specifications. • Set up, operate, or tend burn machines that cut material to specified dimensions. • Inspect and measure work pieces to specifications, using squares, rulers, and measuring tapes to ensure the quality of parts. Qualifications: • Knowledge of specific speeds, fuel settings, tips and plasma consumables required to cut various thickness’ of steel. • Previous experience operating Plate Burning Machines (Plasma or Oxy-Fuel) in a steel service center or fabrication environment • Ability to tactfully deal with customers, internal Sales Representatives, coworkers & vendors as necessary. • Must be able to read blueprints or drawings. • Must be a steady, reliable worker • Requires basic levels of mathematical, reading, writing and communication skills necessary to successfully accomplish the job description, skills and ability requirements as outlined above. • Requires visual acuity necessary and appropriate to perform all job duties and requirements as listed. • Requires auditory acuity capable of hearing a forklift back-up alarm, moving vehicle horns, or other safety alarms and warning signals. • Able to work all shifts, overtime and weekends Position compensation is based on experience. Our benefits include: • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance • 401K, company match • Paid Time Off (PTO) • Legal Services • Annual performance evaluations • On-site Human Resources • On-site gym • Free and close proximity parking • Employee perks/gifts and more All resumes are reviewed immediately for consideration. Colonna’s Shipyard Inc. and our affiliates are pleased to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE / M / F / DISABILITY / VET Respect Pride Truth Family These are our VALUES and the guidelines that make us a leader in our industry. We are pleased and confident in stating that our skilled employees are among the most respected experts in the ship repair industry

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Company Information

Colonna's Shipyard
400 East Indian River Road
Norfolk, VA 23523
Phone: 757-545-2414 ext. 2310

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400 East Indian River Road
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